Ted Bundy: Regarding Molly

by Erin Banks The updated and second edition of “The Phantom Prince” by Elizabeth Kloepfer, written under her pseudonym Elizabeth Kendall, was scheduled to be released on January 7, 2020. However, on Christmas Eve of 2019, several single pages of “Molly’s Story,” an additional chapter written by her daughter, were leaked on several social media… Continue reading Ted Bundy: Regarding Molly

Ted Bundy: Second Choice Victims

by Erin Banks When discussing Bundy’s methodology and mental state, we conventionally draw the line at Florida. Bundy seems to have become an entirely different animal during his time there, at first glance that is. In Washington, Oregon, Utah, Colorado and Idaho (and possibly California), he had mostly displayed himself to be a careful planner,… Continue reading Ted Bundy: Second Choice Victims

Ted Bundy: Karen Sparks 2019 Interview Analysis

by Erin Banks Fair Use Disclaimer In May 2019 researcher Tiffany Jean relied to me that she had provided “Captain Borax True Crime Research And More” youtubers Chris and Paula Mortensen, whom she was researching for at the time, with Bundy-survivor Karen Sparks’ contact information. Jean, who is a professional librarian and archivist with a… Continue reading Ted Bundy: Karen Sparks 2019 Interview Analysis

Ted Bundy: How to Research – A brief Manual

by Erin Banks, Maria-Cristina Şerban & Meegan Senecal Over the course of the past year, we have had accomplished researchers add material to “The Ted Bundy Research Group” and other groups such as Maria-Cristina Şerban’s “Denying a fair Trial,” which had either been previously undiscovered or had exclusively been made available to but an exquisite… Continue reading Ted Bundy: How to Research – A brief Manual

Chris Watts: Loathing Nichol Kessinger – Part 1

by Drew B “There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as ‘moral indignation,’ which permits envy or hate to be acted out under the guise of virtue.”–Erich Fromm: Man For Himself: An Inquiry into the Psychology of Ethics. “Hypocrisy is the homage vice pays to virtue.”–Francois de La Rochefoucauld “Show me… Continue reading Chris Watts: Loathing Nichol Kessinger – Part 1

The ongoing Ridicule of Male Rape Survivors

by Erin Banks “What a dumbass, I would have jumped for joy had this been me!” reads the caption of an article shared in one of the True Crime groups that I’m a member of. The article in question revolves around a teenage boy who confessed to his parents that he had been continually raped… Continue reading The ongoing Ridicule of Male Rape Survivors

From Dexter to Mindhunter to Ted Bundy: Psychopaths in Fiction & Reality

by Erin Banks “Open your eyes and look at what you did!” Showtime’s Dexter yells, promising that he will slice the pedophile killer’s eyelids off in case he refuses to comply. Before executing the man, Dexter’s following monologue graphically delves into in what state the children’s bodies were when he unearthed them. In this very… Continue reading From Dexter to Mindhunter to Ted Bundy: Psychopaths in Fiction & Reality